Disease Images: Brucella abortus

Additional resources for Brucella abortus

<i>Brucella abortus</i>: Bovine, placenta. Numerous pale clumps of exudate are scattered over the cotyledon and adjacent chorion.
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Bovine, placenta. Numerous pale clumps of exudate are scattered over the cotyledon and adjacent chorion.

Credit: AFIP
Photo ID: BRU_001
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<i>Brucella abortus</i>: Bovine, vertebrae. Purulent exudate within a vertebra extends into the adjacent spinal canal.
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Bovine, vertebrae. Purulent exudate within a vertebra extends into the adjacent spinal canal.

Credit: AFIP
Photo ID: BRU_002
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<i>Brucella abortus</i>: Caribou, carpus, B. suis biovar 4. The carpal bursa is markedly swollen and fluctuant.
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Caribou, carpus, B. suis biovar 4. The carpal bursa is markedly swollen and fluctuant.

Credit: Dr. G. Wobeser, Canadian Cooperative Wildlife Health Centre
Photo ID: BRU_003
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<i>Brucella abortus</i>: Caribou, carpus, B. suis biovar 4. The carpal bursa contains purulent exudate.
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Caribou, carpus, B. suis biovar 4. The carpal bursa contains purulent exudate.

Credit: Dr. G. Wobeser, Canadian Cooperative Wildlife Health Centre
Photo ID: BRU_004
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<i>Brucella abortus</i>: Bovine, placenta. The placenta contains numerous hemorrhagic cotyledons.
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Bovine, placenta. The placenta contains numerous hemorrhagic cotyledons.

Credit: AFIP
Photo ID: BRU_006
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These images were annotated by Dr. Steve Sorden and Dr. Claire Andreasen and funding was provided by a USDA Higher Education Challenge Grant in collaboration with the Iowa State University Department of Veterinary Pathology, Center for Food Security and Public Health, Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, and Plum Island Animal Disease Center.